BCHP Events

SPRING 2020

UPCOMING EVENTS

Spring , 2020

HAND DRUM CONTEST - TBA

The Siksika people intertwine drumming, singing and dancing into their societies’ pol itical and social fabric. On Aug. 6, individuals will be competing in a hand drum competition. Come enjoy the sights and sounds of the hand drum contest.

Siksika Experience
Spring, 2020

SIKSIKA EXPERIENCE DAY - TBA

Join us as we showcase the diverse culture and achievements of the Blackfoot People. On August 6, 2019 we will offer an enhanced cultural experience for you to gain a deeper knowledge of the Blackfoot traditions and cultures through workshops and a horse riding demonstrations and more!

Spring, 2020

CULTURAL WORKSHOPS AND PROGRAMS - TBA

This summer we will be bringing you a wide range of cultural workshops and programs for you to experience! Come learn beading, watch a play, take in everything that this enhanced experience has to offer. 

Spring, 2020

global fest - TBA

Blackfoot Crossing Historical park is proud to be the First Nations representative at GlobalFest! The Siksika Nation welcomes you into our traditional territory and into our tipi . Look around our Pavillion and experience the Siksika way of l i fe. Ask us about how we l ived in the past and how we l ive today. Talk to us about our tipi designs, food, powwows or humour and we will do our best to immerse you into Blackfoot Culture!

Spring, 2020

BCHP Traditional dancers- TBA

Dance is many things: Above all, it is a celebration of culture and heritage. Join the Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park dancers every Thurday at 12 PM and 2 PM in our Vision Quest theatre to experience the sights, sounds and artistry of traditional Siksika dances. Dancers perform only in the month of August.
Spring, 2020

KIDS CULTURAL DAY - TBA

Let your kids learn about the Siksika Way of Life through stories, discussions and activities. On Aug 20 BCHP Kids Cultural Day will make for a fun and interactive day. Find out about the Blackfoot tipi and maybe take home your own tipi design!

Events available in PDF

BCHP MEDIA

IN THE NEWS

Globe & Mail - Dec 22, 2019

Chief Crowfoot’s relics to come

Calgary Herald - Dec 9, 2019 BY ELIZABETH CHORNEY-BOOTH

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Road Stories - Dec 9, 2019 BY HANS TAMMEMAGI

Blackfoot Crossing - A Hidden Gem

Troy Media -By Lisa Monforton on May 31, 2019

Blackfoot Crossing reinvents itself with hands-on cultural experiences

West Jet Magazine-By Valerie Howes - May 31, 2019

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